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THE LONELINESS OF THE LONG DISTANCE RUNNER …

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8 Oct 2015 Comments Off on THE LONELINESS OF THE LONG DISTANCE RUNNER …
THE LONELINESS OF THE LONG DISTANCE RUNNER …

Northern Standard photographer Rory Geary was on hand to capture this impressive study of athlete Leslie Crawford, who completed his 100th marathon last weekend in the first official Athletics Association of Ireland endorsed event of this distance ever to take place in Monaghan Town. The Monaghan Phoenix-hosted event, following a route which embraced the scenic surrounds of Rossmore Forest Park along its length, was a notable success and attracted participants from across the country. See our sports pages for extensive coverage of the big occasion.

LESLIE COMPLETES 50 MARATHONS

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30 Aug 2013 Comments Off on LESLIE COMPLETES 50 MARATHONS
LESLIE COMPLETES 50 MARATHONS

Leslie Crawford, former Captains prize winner in Rossmore Golf Club, was presented with a medal by Dave Brady Chairman of the 100 marathon club of Ireland, to acknowledge the completion of his 50th Marathon. The presentation took place after the Longford Marathon on Sunday the 25th August in which Leslie finished comfortably, in a very respectable 3hrs and 46 minutes. The presentation was attended by other members of the club including Collette O’Hagan from Dundalk who is Ireland’s most prolific marathon runner having completed 231 marathons to date. Dave Brady is the ...